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Caricature of Mr Cuthbert Laws, Secretary to the Shipping Federation.
|Caricature of Mr Cuthbert Laws, Secretary to the Shipping Federation.|
|© National Maritime Museum, London|
|Repro ID: H3298|
|Description: Laws was Secretary of the Federation between 1890-1901 and then General Manager until 1933. He negotiated and represented member companies in the determination of wages and conditions for employees, maintained a register of vessels owned and operated by members, and acted on other matters of mutual concern to member companies such as shipping legislation, trading agreements, shipping accidents and port conditions.|
|Creator: W. H. Powell|
|Credit line: National Maritime Museum, London|